1st, 2nd, and 3rd-year Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian classes taught at the SLI provide the equivalent of an academic year's worth of study. Classes are taught on the University of Pittsburgh campus and meet Monday - Friday from 9am to 3pm. In addition to intensive language classes, students attend BCS films, lectures on politics and culture, singing classes, and cooking classes.
Students may select to live in the dormitories (approx. $33/night) or locate an apartment to sublet.
Note: The cost of accommodations and meals are not included in the program cost.
Summer Language Institute Scholarships:
$1,000 to a maximum award of $5,000
All are eligible
Simply check the necessary box on the application and include a letter of recommendation from a professor or professional supervisor with your application.
SLI APPLICATION DEADLINE:
For priority consideration, please complete your SLI application by March 1, 2019. Students may continue to apply for the SLI and SLI scholarships until June 1, 2019 or until scholarship funds are depleted.
Foreign Language Area Studies (FLAS) Awards:
Full tuition funding + $2,500 living stipend.
US citizens currently enrolled in a US institution of higher education at the undergraduate or graduate level. Students applying for language programs at the 2nd-year level or higher
Complete this application and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include two letters of recommendation from professors with your application. Letters should comment on your aptitude for language learning and/or the relevance of the SLI language you intend to study to your overall academic and/or career goals.
March 1, 2019
Note: If you wish to have your Summer Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship application considered for a possible advantage based on financial need, please submit a copy of the Student Aid Report generated from your current Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to email@example.com by the March 1, 2019 application deadline. Please be aware that it may take up to three weeks for you to receive your Student Aid Report after filing your FAFSA.
$4,530 + University Fees (approx. $250)
Note: Cost does not include accommodations or meals